Esther Marilus was trained as a pre/postnatal therapist and childbirth educator by the Swiss Society of Professional Maternity Gymnasts. Her experience with emergency births led to training as an EMT and becoming director of a private ambulance corps in Zurich. Esther is currently working on a book on exercising to correct many childbirth complications, from misplaced umbilical cords to malpresentations. She also lectures, trains and councils labor coaches.
Response to summary and comment re: The risk of cesarean delivery with neuraxial analgesia given early versus late in labor. Read more…. Epidural Anesthesia Leads to More C-Sections
The author explains how conclusions from a study of early versus late epidurals are flawed and what the study really shows. Read more…. Just Say No to Drugs